REPORT: TWO LOCAL SPORTS LEGENDS TO ENTER HALL

Two local sports legends will be inducted into the South Jersey Basketball Hall of Fame.  Current WCZT/WFNE sportscaster Tom Williams and current Middle Township girls basketball coach John Leahy will both be honored during a special ceremony next month.  Williams has covered local high school sports for a half century and his Prime Events football…

SIX NEW OFFICERS COMING INTO EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP

New police officers were sworn in at Egg Harbor Township. The Egg Harbor Township Committee swore in the 6 new police officers during a committee meeting this week. Three of the six officers are already trained (Kenneth Winkel, Jonathan Nieves, & Joseph Griffiths).  The other three will be entering the Atlantic County Police Training Center on Monday (John Beattes, Brett Fair…

ATLANTIC CITY MAYOR ANNOUNCES LOAN PROGRAM

Atlantic City Mayor Lorenzo Langford announced a new loan initiative in his speech on Thursday at an annual business association luncheon. Langford said the city would work with a small business investment company to offer up to $40 million in loans annually for commercial and residential properties, including those threatened by foreclosure. Home ownership in the…

COLLISION IGNITES CAR FIRE IN GALLOWAY TWP.

Police in Galloway Township are investigating a motor vehicle accident that resulted in a car fire according to NBC-40. The accident occurred at about 10:30 p.m. Thursday night at the intersection of Route 9 and Moss Mill Road in the Oceanville section. According to the report, police said one of the vehicles caught fire after two cars struck…

NEW TOP COP IN SOMERS POINT

The City of Somers Point swore in their new chief of police Thursday night. Michael Boyd, 54, has served in the department since 1987. He replaces former Chief Salvatore Armenia, who retired as of  Dec. 31st. In his remarks, Boyd said he was looking to address a crime issue in Somers Point within multiple apartment complexes…